Lucas Wilson’s “At Home with the Holocaust” Wins Jordan Schnitzer First Book Publication Award!

Congratulations to the Jordan Schnitzer
First Book Publication Award Winners!

These awards are given to Association for Jewish Studies member authors who have secured publishing contracts but require subventions to ensure publication of their first books. We are so pleased to announce this year’s winners and their books:

  • Samantha M. CooperAmerican Jews and the Making of the New York Opera Industry, 1890-1940
  • Judith LinBelonging to Exile: Sephardic Homelands through Poetry
  • Deborah KorenResponsa in a Historical Context: A View of Post-Expulsion Spanish-Portuguese Jewish Communities through Sixteenth- and Seventeenth-Century Responsa 
  • Yosie LevineHakham Tsevi Ashkenazi and the Battlegrounds of the Early Modern Rabbinate
  • Lucas WilsonAt Home with the Holocaust: Postmemory, Domestic Space, and Second-Generation Holocaust Narratives
  • Polly ZavadivkerA Nation of Refugees: Lost Stories of Russia’s Jews in World War I